In a Nutshellother blog: fabulously broke in the city
minimalist since: 2007 -- why minimalism?
talk to me: contact me here!
current location: canada/usa
home: hotel room
owns: 3 suitcases 2 carryons of stuff
# of items: more than 100!
furniture: 1 japanese futon
works: business consultant
gadgets: macbook pro, ipod touch (pda)
drinks: earl grey cream tea
practices: rebel yoga and de-cluttering
loves: minimalism, $$ management, traveling
quirk: must prep my food before eating
Most Recent Posts
- Adding Meaningful Activities to Your Life
- A smarter keyhole
- Using Cloud Services For Better Communications
- The Advantages of Living in Smaller Spaces
- A Village of 100 People
- The great beauty of Rome: an alternative guide
- Having Dinner In Paradise?
- What is Mortgage Life Insurance, and Do You Need the Protection?
- Nutella Jars turn into great drinking glasses afterwards
- Quote of the Month: Massimo Vignelli
Posted on 6 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet In 2011, I basically took the whole year off to fly and travel. It may not seem very minimalist to some of you, but these are things I am […]
Posted on 3 January , 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” –Gandhi
Posted on 1 January , 2014 | 1 CommentTweet The turning over of a New Year means a lot of things to many different people. It’s not uncommon, even for those who don’t make New Year’s Resolutions, to […]
Posted on 30 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet A great question asked by a reader: Do you ever feel like you’re being torn between being minimalist and being frugal? My answer? YES! ALL THE TIME. Then put […]
Posted on 27 December , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One of the big changes that is happening online is the shared economy which I’ve discussed. Many argue though that a much bigger change is upcoming as education becomes […]
Posted on 25 December , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet Today is Christmas. Normally, I write and publish my posts on the same day. But, because today is Christmas, I’ve actually written this ahead of time and scheduled it. […]
Posted on 23 December , 2013 | No CommentsTweet No one can imagine doing something if they haven’t done it themselves before. Think back to when you were a little kid and your parents told you to put […]
Posted on 20 December , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet This morning I was reading an interview with an investor that I have tremendous respect for; Marc Andreessen. He’s mostly involved in technology companies and has been known to […]
Posted on 18 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet My husband returned from the grocery store the other day with a bunch of bananas sporting an “organic” sticker. It’s a nice thought, eating organic food, since it conjures […]
Posted on 16 December , 2013 | No CommentsTweet This doesn’t surprise me in the least. We all need to sleep, eat & drink, do some household stuff and work. However, I do find it interesting that […]
Posted on 11 December , 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet Planning is generally a good thing. You want to have a plan for the future, so it makes sense to think ahead a little bit, and do your best […]
Posted on 9 December , 2013 | 4 CommentsTweet I guess I never really had a problem with finding things to wear, because when I was a former shopaholic, I bought EVERYTHING in sight. I had neutrals upon […]
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Posted on 4 December , 2013 | No CommentsTweet One of the hardest things in life is knowing when to stop. When do you stop buying stuff? Stop working? Stop worrying about something? I’ve been struggling a lot […]
Posted on 2 December , 2013 | 1 CommentTweet Everybody already seems to know the answer to success: Know someone who is out of debt? Oh it’s because they put everything they had towards it. Know someone who […]